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Rhea Groves

Rhea is nominated for the Personal Growth Award and is from Slated Row School, a special educational needs school in Milton Keynes.   Having joined Slated Row at the beginning of year 9, [...]

Roxanne Pegg

Roxanne Pegg is nominated for the Personal Growth Award in the 2019 Girls Active Awards and is from the Bluecoat Wollaton school in Nottingham. Being extremely quiet at school can mean you face [...]

Aliyah Olajide

Aliyah is nominated for the Girls Active Leader award and is in Year 10 at Durants School, a coeducational Special School in Enfield, London. Although Aliyah has a diagnosis of Autism, which [...]

Aimee Bull

Aimee Bull from John Spence High School in Tyne and Wear is nominated for the Personal Growth category in the 2019 Girls Active Awards. As the lead school for Leadership, Coaching and [...]

Girls who play sport are more confident, have higher self esteem and lower levels of depression than inactive girls, caused by greater social acceptance and positive body image